Right chaps, the JP beta should be coming back online in just over 12 hours. If you haven't got a JP account, here's a decent guide on how to set one up;
The important thing with regards to the address is the ZIP code, you can leave the other fields blank otherwise. I used the Tokyo code; 100-0001.
Note: Once you have downloaded the beta, you can play it on your regular NA/EU/AUS account.
I'll be asleep when the store update happens, but I've got an early day off school tomorrow so I should have a fair amount of free time then. Hope to see you soon, lads.
An AC anime would be pretty awesome. I'd say Namco might already be considering it, considering there are very few good dogfighting anime out there so there's a high chance it'd be pretty successful.